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  • Indian tourists 6th in terms of spending in America: US official

    Indian tourists 6th in terms of spending in America: US official

    Stating that the Indian visitors in the US tend to stay for longer periods and spend more during their stay compared to the US residents coming to India, a US official on Thursday said his government has taken a bouquet......

    November 23, 2017
  • India for a stable, prosperous Sri Lanka: President Kovind

    India for a stable, prosperous Sri Lanka: President Kovind

    India supports the vision of a stable and prosperous Sri Lanka and is keen to strengthen bilateral economic ties, President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday said after Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe called on him. Kovind also appreciated the......

    November 23, 2017
  • Leica high-end camera brand enters India, opens first store in Delhi

    Leica high-end camera brand enters India, opens first store in Delhi

    With a vision to change the dynamics of photography in the country, German high-end cameras and optics brand Leica on Thursday opened its first partner store in the Capital. The brand plans to widen its reach and open more destination......

    November 23, 2017
  • Electric Vehicle policy, charging stations regulatory framework in Telangana next month

    Electric Vehicle policy, charging stations regulatory framework in Telangana next month

    The Telangana government will next month launch its policy for electric vehicles to provide incentives to manufacturers and private players setting up charging stations, a senior government official said on Thursday. Jayesh Ranjan, Principal Secretary, Industry, Commerce and Information Technology,......

    November 23, 2017
  • 'Ajji':  A film with a horrifying mirror image of poverty

    'Ajji': A film with a horrifying mirror image of poverty

    Ajji is a horror tale of the most extreme kind, with a work so stark, real and honest that it serves up brutality in its most elementary form.

    November 23, 2017
  • India firm on stopping terrorists from using social media: Prasad

    India firm on stopping terrorists from using social media: Prasad

    Radical elements and terrorists are abusing social media platforms for perpetuating hate and terror but India is determined to address the misuse of cyber space and thwart them, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Thursday. Addressing the inaugural session......

    November 23, 2017
  • COAI seeks more time for Aadhaar-based SIM re-verification, asks for new methods

    COAI seeks more time for Aadhaar-based SIM re-verification, asks for new methods

    Cellular operators' body COAI has asked the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) for more time to operationalise new modes like OTP for Aadhaar-based re-verification of mobile subscribers' SIMs. The current deadline is December 1. "We are not ready. We......

    November 23, 2017
  • Honor 8 Lite price slashed in India, now priced at Rs. 15,999

    Honor 8 Lite price slashed in India, now priced at Rs. 15,999

    Chinese telecom giant Huawei's sub-brand Honor on Wednesday announced that its smartphone "Honor 8 Lite", 64GB variant, is now available at Rs. 15,999. The smartphone was launched earlier this year in May at Rs. 17,999. Featuring Kirin 655 octa-core chipset......

    November 23, 2017
  • Govt to enforce hallmarking of gold jewellery from Jan

    Govt to enforce hallmarking of gold jewellery from Jan

    New standards for gold jewellery, including compulsory hallmarking are likely to be implemented in the country from January to safeguard the interests of consumers. Jewellers will get about six months to get the hallmarking licence from the Bureau of Indian......

    November 22, 2017
  • India, Russia to sign anti-terror agreement during Rajnath's visit

    India, Russia to sign anti-terror agreement during Rajnath's visit

    India and Russia are likely to sign a comprehensive security agreement on cooperation in combating terrorism and organised crime during Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh's three-day visit to Russia next week, an official statement said on Wednesday. During his visit......

    November 22, 2017
  • Hike partners Airtel Payments Bank for its digital payment wallet

    Hike partners Airtel Payments Bank for its digital payment wallet

    Indian instant messaging application Hike on Wednesday partnered with Airtel Payments Bank to power its digital payment wallet. "We're on track of over five million transactions this month (November) from services such as recharge and P2P. "We're excited and we......

    November 22, 2017
  • Xiaomi Mi A1 Rose Gold variant goes on sale in India at Rs. 14,999

    Xiaomi Mi A1 Rose Gold variant goes on sale in India at Rs. 14,999

    Xiaomi Mi A1 boasts of a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080p) 2.5D curved glass display. It has a uni-body metal design similar to OnePlus 5, although the fingerprint sensor is at the back panel.

    November 22, 2017
  • Love India, but don't understand it any more: Aditi

    Love India, but don't understand it any more: Aditi

    With growing tension over filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati, actress Aditi Rao Hydari has questioned why people don't express as much anger when women are violated in the country as they are showing towards the film. Aditi, who too will......

    November 22, 2017